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Catering Assistant

Russell Road, Shepperton, Surrey, TW17 9HX
Halliford School
Part Time
29th September 2022
Start Date
To be confirmed
8th October 2022 12:00 AM
Contract Type
Job ID
Start date
To be confirmed
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • NQTs Considered:
  • Job ID: 1274330

We are looking for a motivated, energetic and enthusiastic Catering Assistant who will work in the heart of the school catering function on a part time basis. You will be joining a team which takes real pride in what they do, in their food, in the delivery of meals to students and staff as well as helping out at external catering events organised for parents and visitors to the School.

This is a term time position Monday to Friday with hours discussed at the interview stage. Halliford School offer a highly competitive pay scale and a non-contributory support staff pension scheme.

The key responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of all school meals. This will cover washing, peeling, chopping, cutting, and cooking. You will also help to prepare salads, desserts and staff lunches.
  • Assisting with the tuck shop every morning for 15 minutes. This may include serving students or using the school till / finger biometrics system for purchases.
  • Assisting with the serving of lunch in either the dining room or marquee to both students and staff daily.
  • Ensuring the food preparation areas are clean and hygienic.
  • Washing utensils and dishes and making sure they are stored appropriately
  • Sorting, organising, storing and distributing ingredients for the Chef and Sous Chef.
  • Unloading deliveries from suppliers and working alongside the other Catering Assistants.
  • At the end of the lunchtime session, cleaning the food preparation and serving equipment, as well as kitchen appliances, clearing and cleaning dining room tables, sweeping and mopping floors. This will include emptying bins and cleaning windows.
  • Assist with general dining room duties i.e., laying tables, clearing tables
  • Reporting any fault or defect with kitchen equipment and/or unsafe practices to the Chef or person in charge
  • For additional hours we would consider combining this role with school cleaning and this can be discussed at interview.

For further information please contact the HR & Recruitment Officer, Zoe Fazackerley

Application forms should be emailed to the HR & Recruitment Officer to arrive no later than 12 noon on 7th October.

However, please feel free to apply as soon as possible as applications will be considered upon receipt. We reserve the right to interview / appoint before the closing date.

Halliford School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff, volunteers and visitors to share our commitment. We are an equal opportunities employer, and the successful candidate will be expected to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.


Safeguarding Statement:

Halliford School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. An enhanced DBS check and workplace references will be required; a one year probationary period will also apply. Evidence of eligibility to work in the UK will also be required. Charity No: 312090
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